Meet the Staff of TennMotors

Brent Bishop – General Manager

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Brent has been around cars all his life. He has experience from working in the parts department of a major Mercedes Dealer. He has mechanical, detailing, and lot management skills that are extremely valuable to Tennmotors and their customers. Brent is an all around manager.

Brent is a true car enthusiast. He enjoys driving sports cars and learning about them. Brent is a family man that likes spending time with his daughter.

Judy Pope – Office Manager

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Judy Pope has been with Tennmotors since the beginning of 2021 as office manager. She assists customers with titles, she is also the heart of Tennmotors always looking out for everyone else. Judy enjoys spending time with her kids and grandkids.

David Kurtz

David Kurtz – Sales Professional

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David is an outstanding individual, always striving for bettering himself and everyone around him. He is great at communicating with customers. He is also diligent and creative at finding ways to solve problems. We at Tennmotors are lucky to have David serve our customers and look forward to having him build a career with us.

John – Inventory Manager


John is responsible for making sure that the vehicles get to where they need to be. He makes sure that they are standing tall. John has proven to be a valuable asset to Tennmotors and its clients. John enjoys riding his Harley and mudding with his Jeep.

Martin Tamayo – Owner

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After serving in the U.S. Navy Martin wanted to open up a dealership.  The best way to learn is by doing, so Martin started as a green pea car salesman.  Soon after got promoted to internet salesman and then moved into management.  After 6 years of working for large franchise dealers Martin started Tennmotors with the intentions of doing things better and providing good quality vehicles.

“I truly enjoy what I do, I love people and I love cars”

TennMotors – Friendly Staff


From the moment you step on our lot until the time you drive away in your next car, your buying experience with TennMotors is our number one priority. We encourage you to use the expertise and resources of our sales staff; they are here to help you find the right car at the right price. Call us today at 423-397-2472 to schedule your test drive!

John Rankin – Detail and More


John enjoys camping, shooting and hanging out with his daughter.  John was a fit almost immediately and we are glad to have him as a member of Tennmotors.